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Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Washable Mascara in ‘Blackest Black’| Review

I found these classy looking mascara tube in Health and Glow and realized that it was from Maybelline. Apart from the color, there are so many features that I fell in love with. Read my post on Maybelline Lash Sensational Mascara for an in-depth review.

on Maybelline Lash Sensational Washable Mascara

Product Description:

Lash Sensational® Washable Mascara. This fresh liquid formula captures lashes from root to tip for a full-fan effect.

Exclusive fanning brush with ten layers of bristles reveals layers of lashes for a sensational full-fan effect.

Ophthalmologist tested.

Suitable for contact lens wearers.

Price & Quantity:

Maybelline Lash Sensational Mascara - Price & Quantity

Rs.500/- for 9.5 ml. You can get it for less here.


Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Washable Mascara - Ingredients

Cetyl Alcohol Peg-200 Glyceryl Stearate Ethylenediamine/Stearyl Dimer Dilinoleate Copolymer Copernicia Cerifera Cera / Carnauba Wax / Cire De Carnauba Stearic Acid Palmitic Acid Ethylene/Va Copolymer Alcohol Denat. Paraffin Aminomethyl Propanediol Glycerin Hydroxyethylcellulose Phenoxyethanol Caprylyl Glycol Butylene Glycol Xanthan Gum Sodium Laureth Sulfate Disodium Edta Tetrasodium Edta Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate Silica [+/- May Contain / Peut Contenir Ci 77491, Ci 77492, Ci 77499 / Iron Oxides Ci 77007 / Ultramarines Ci 77891 / Titanium Dioxide Mica Ci 75470 / Carmine Ci 77288 / Chromium Oxide Greens Ci 77742 / Manganese Violet Ci 77510 / Ferric Ferrocyanide

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My Thoughts on Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Washable Mascara:

I almost bought the Falsies Pushup Drama Mascara by Maybelline, but when I checked out the ingredients, I found out that there were Parabens in it. The Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Washable Mascara in ‘Blackest Black’ was my next choice. This mascara comes in the usual chubby packaging that all Maybelline mascaras come in, except for one difference. This one comes in a dusty pink coloured packaging and I absolutely love it.

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It comes in two variants: Washable and Waterproof. And in three shades: Blackest Black, Very Black and Brown Black.

I chose ‘Blackest Black’. This is the most pigmented shaded in this range. I unequivocally hate waterproof mascaras and steer clear of them. So, I bought myself a washable one.

Mascara Wand and Bristle

Mascara Bristle Closeup

The first thing you would notice (other than the colour of the packaging) is the bristles of the mascara wand. The really short spikes let you go really close to the lash line and coats the entire lash uniformly. The curved shape helps me reach the inner corners easily without poking my eyes out.

The formula is smooth in consistency; not too thick or not too runny. I have been using it for almost a month now and it had never clumped so far.

With just 2 coats, it adds a healthy volume to my not-so-voluminous eyelashes and gives a nice fanned out look. The best thing is, it holds the curl/fanned look for at least 6 hours (I usually lose track after this or rub the hell out of my eyes). There are no gritty or powdery fall offs and there isn’t any smudging either.

When I tried topping more than 2 coats I wasn’t feeling comfortable and my lashes looked weird and spider-ey (in an unsexy way).

The finish is dramatic and the fanned lashes really frame the face. And my lashes look lengthier and thicker than before.

Here’s a pic of me with and without the Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Washable Mascara.

Closeup With and without mascara


  • Super pigmented
  • No fall offs
  • No smudging
  • Lasts at least 6 hours
  • No clumping
  • Applies smoothly
  • Adds volume
  • Affordable
  • Lashes appear fanned out and dramatic
  • Does not contain Parabens
  • Ophthalmologist tested.
  • Suitable for contact lens wearers


  • Can’t apply more than 2 coats


With the Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Washable Mascara, you can regulate how much of a dramatic queen look you want. With one coat, you can enhance your natural lashes, and with two, you can go all the way for an impactful or a sensational look. It is also affordable and does not contain Parabens, making it my go-to mascara at the moment. You too can get it here. 

What's your take on this mascara? Do comment below and share your opinion with us.

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